Browse by subject
Browse by Business Unit
Facilities and collections
More about CSIRO
Avaliable language options:
For more than 60 years we've been a world leader in radio astronomy: managing observatories, developing new technologies and revealing the structure of the Universe.
Radio telescopes detect and amplify radio waves from space, turning them into signals that radio astronomers use to enhance our understanding of the Universe.
We manage Australia's leading observatories for radio astronomy, used by astronomers from around the world, 24 hours a day, every day, to learn about our Universe.
CSIRO astronomers study cosmic objects, such as quasars, galaxies, gas clouds, pulsars and individual stars, using our own radio telescopes and other instruments.
We develop new technologies for our own and other leading international telescopes so that astronomers can see further into the Universe, and faster, than ever before.
Our astronomy education programs are supporting teachers and inspiring students to learn about science and the Universe.
Have an enquiry about this page?
Have a question? Contact us using the form below, or call 1300 363 400 during business hours , or start a live chat with us nowor check out our frequent enquiries.
Last updated: Last updated: 25 February 2015
Printed from: Radio astronomy (http://csiroaucd2-cdc.it.csiro.au/en/Research/Astronomy/Radio-astronomy)